Pedro Bessa is one of the most respected personalities in the UK BJJ scene. Learning the game from some Brazilian legends, Pedro moved to the UK and is now one of the most established blackbelts in these shores.
As a competitor, Pedro has a long list of achievements including medals at IBJJF World and European tournaments, as well as being a veteran of invitationals such as Polaris. As a teacher, Pedro runs a successful academy and affiliates which has developed many of the current and future stars of BJJ.
Our #TatamiOriginals series takes a look at his story.